Val Keefer

Media Relations Manager

Val handles all things media and helps share the Fund’s exciting announcements. As the Media Relations Manager, Val conducts media outreach, drives press activities and supports messaging strategies across the organization. She enjoys sharing the Fund’s wholistic approach to environmental conservation and economic growth with the community and communicating the local and global impact of the Fund’s many projects.

Prior to joining the Fund in 2019, Val worked at a national PR firm for several years. Early in her career she also supported the Accokeek Foundation and the National Cherry Blossom Festival. Val is an avid nature enthusiast who loves camping, hiking and rock climbing. She is also an animal lover and proud graduate of the University of Maryland, College Park.

Contact:   Phone: (703) 908-5802   Office: National Headquarters (VA)